The market has gained back-to-back for the first time this month. The All-Share Index appreciated by 0.53% to close at 39,293.14 points.
Today’s gain abate the year-to-date loss of the market to -2.43%.
Market capitalization rose by 0.53% to close at N20.56 trillion. Investors gained N108.5 billion today.
The Insurance Index led the sectoral indices chart with 0.81% gain while the Consumer Goods Index trailed with -0.24%.
A total of 229.42 million units (-36.61%) of shares were traded with a value of N3.78 billion (-33.69%).
UBN(79.56m units) and GTB (19.26m units) led the volume chart while GTB(N1.61 bn) and MTNN (N0.60m) led in value terms.
Today, the market recorded 23 gainers and 12 losers (Wed: 20 against 16).
MTNN, Stanbic and GTB appreciated while Dangote Sugar and UACN lost.